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Distribution path and Subregions of Angola (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - Central Africa - Angola
Subregions: Cabinda
Taxonomy for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Angola
Class
Angola
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 334 families, 2942 genera, 8023 species
Tree
Subclass
Angola
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 330 families, 2934 genera, 8014 species
Tree
Infraclass
Angola
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 319 families, 2878 genera, 7846 species
Tree
Superorder
Angola
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 203 families, 2247 genera, 6504 species
Tree
Order
Angola
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 51 families, 776 genera, 2275 species
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Families309    worldwide
Genera43.284    worldwide
Species597.766    worldwide
Common namesBeetles, Coleopterans
German namesKäfer
Dutch namesKevers
Danish namesBiller
Finnish namesKovakuoriaiset
Norwegian namesBiller
Swedish namesSkalbaggar
Spanish namesEscarabajos, Coleópteros
Italian namesColeotteri
French namesColéoptères
AuthorCarl von Linné (Carl Nilsson Linnæus), 1758
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia (Asia, Europe, Russia, Caucasus, Kaukasia)

America (North America, South America, Central America, Caribbean)

Africa (East Africa, Southern Africa, Central Africa, North Africa, West Africa)

Oceania (Australasia, Polynesia, Melanesia, Micronesia)

Antarctica (Antarctic, Subantarctic Islands, Antarctic Islands)


Ecozones:

Palaearctic (West Palaearctic, East Palaearctic)

Nearctic, Afrotropical, Neotropical, Indo-Australian region (Oriental, Malesia)

Holarctic, Indo-Pacific


Fossils:

Cenozoic (Paleogene, Neogene, Quaternary)

Paleozoic (Cambrian, Permian, Ordovician, Carboniferous, Silurian, Devonian)

Mesozoic (Cretaceous, Jurassic, Triassic)


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean (South Pacific, Pacific Islands, North Pacific, West Pacific)

Atlantic Ocean (British overseas territory Atlantic, Mediterranean Sea, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands)

Indian Ocean (Red Sea, Great Australian Bight)

Arctic Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, Somaliland, South Korea, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vatican City, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesColeoptera in bie.ala.org.au
Coleoptera in szmn.sbras.ru
Coleoptera in faunaeur.org
Coleoptera in itis.gov
Coleoptera in papua-insects.nl
Coleoptera in staffs-ecology.org.uk
Coleoptera in dyntaxa.se
Coleoptera in kaefer-der-welt.de
Coleoptera in Wikipedia (English)
Suborder
Angola
    Adephaga (Schellenberg, 1806) (Adephagans)
     4 families, 157 genera, 707 species
Suborder
Angola
    Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
     47 families, 619 genera, 1568 species

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Family overview for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Angola
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 5 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Anthribidae (Billberg, 1820) - 17 SpeciesFungus weevils
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 32 Species
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 4 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 11 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Bothrideridae (Erichson, 1845) - 3 SpeciesDry bark beetles
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 28 SpeciesOobese weevils
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 3 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 13 SpeciesJewel beetles
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 666 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 484 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Cerylonidae (Billberg, 1820) - 11 SpeciesMinute bark beetles
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 47 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 1 SpeciesLady cows
Coptoclavidae (Ponomarenko, 1961) - 2 SpeciesExtinct family
Cucujidae (Latreille, 1802) - 11 SpeciesFlat bark beetles
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 123 SpeciesTrue weevils
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 8 SpeciesSkin beetles
Discolomatidae (Horn, 1878) - 3 Species
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesWater tigers
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 28 SpeciesSkipjacks
Elmidae (Curtis, 1830) - 3 SpeciesRiffle beetles
Endomychidae (Leach, 1815) - 6 SpeciesHandsome fungus beetles
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 12 SpeciesDor beetles
Glaresidae (Kolbe, 1905) - 4 SpeciesEnigmatic scarab beetles
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 37 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Helotidae (Reitter, 1876) - 1 Species
Heteroceridae (Macleay, 1825) - 4 SpeciesVariegated mud-loving beetles
Histeridae (Gyllenhal, 1808) - 1 SpeciesClown beetles
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 8 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 15 SpeciesStag beetles
Lycidae (Laporte, 1836) - 1 SpeciesNet-winged beetles
Megalopodidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesMegalopodid Leaf Beetles
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 91 SpeciesBlister beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 87 SpeciesChafers
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 19 SpeciesPintail beetles
Ochodaeidae (Mulsant & Rey, 1870) - 1 SpeciesSand-loving scarab beetles
Oedemeridae (Latreille, 1810) - 1 SpeciesFalse blister beetles
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesSpider beetles
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 23 Species
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 409 SpeciesScarabs
Scraptiidae (Mulsant, 1856) - 1 SpeciesFalse flower beetles
Silvanidae (Kirby, 1837) - 6 SpeciesSilvanid flat bark beetles
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 2 SpeciesRove beetles
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Throscidae (Laporte, 1840) - 2 SpeciesFalse metallic wood-boring beetles
Trogidae (Macleay, 1819) - 14 SpeciesHide beetles
Vesperidae (Mulsant, 1839) - 1 Species
Zopheridae (Solier, 1834) - 7 SpeciesIronclad beetles
51 Families with 2275 Species in Angola
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Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderColeoptera
Beetles, Coleopterans
AuthorLinnaeus, 1758

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